Drake’s “Hotline Bling” Gets Reimagined by 13 Celebrities

Few music videos in 2015 caused as much of a stir as “Hotline Bling” by Drake, the cover star of the latest issue of W Art. Watch, as Bryan Cranston, Amy Schumer, Kristen Wiig, Seth Rogen, and more celebrities, try to top the song that spawned a thousand memes with a dramatic reading of the megahit.

Released on 12/15/2015

Credits

Starring: Amy Schumer, Bryan Cranston, Kristen Wiig, Brie Larson, Elizabeth Banks, Saoirse Ronan, Rooney Mara , Seth Rogen, Paul Dano, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Maika Monroe, Greta Gerwig, and Joel Edgerton

Producer: Evan T. Cohen
Editor: Lynn Hirschberg
Cinematographer: David Rodriguez & Matt Klammer
Sound: Brain Rainwater & Michael Guggino
Gaffer: Silvestre Rios & Jason De Jesus

Transcript

00:00
Hotline Bling by Drake
00:03
(background laughter)
00:04
[Woman In Background] It's a great song.
00:08
♫ You used to call me on my cell phone
00:11
♫ Late night when you need my love
00:14
♫ Call me on my cell phone late night when you need my love
00:17
♫ I know when that hotline bling
00:20
♫ That can only mean one thing
00:22
♫ I know when that hotline bling
00:24
♫ That can only mean one thing
00:28
♫ Ever since I left the city
00:30
♫ You got a reputation for yourself now
00:33
♫ Everybody knows and I feel left out
00:37
♫ Girl you got me down
00:41
♫ You got me stressed out
00:43
♫ Cuz ever since I left the city
00:45
♫ You start wearing less and going out more
00:50
♫ Glasses of champagne out on the dance floor
00:53
♫ Hanging with some girls I've never seen before
00:57
♫ You used to call me on my cell phone
00:59
♫ Late night when you needed my love
01:01
♫ Call me on my cell phone late night when you need my love
01:04
♫ I know when that hotline bling
01:07
♫ That can only mean one thing
01:10
♫ I know when that hotline bling
01:15
♫ That can only mean one thing ♫
01:19
(background laughter and appluase)
01:20
[Woman In Background] That was amazing!
01:24
[Woman In Background] That was amazing!